This important collection of essays includes Professor Hart's first defense of legal positivism; his discussion of the distinctive teaching of American and Scandinavian jurisprudence; an examination of theories of basic human rights and the notion of qsocial solidarity, q and essays on Jhering, Kelsen, Holmes, and Lon Fuller.The perplexities I propose to discuss are voiced in those questions of analytical jurisprudence which are usually characterized as requests for definitions: What is law? What is a State? What is a right? What is possession? I choose this topicanbsp;...
|Title||:||Essays in Jurisprudence and Philosophy|
|Author||:||H. L. A. Hart|
|Publisher||:||OUP Oxford - 1983-11-24|